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First Source is all about putting you first. Our Members, Community and Employees are top priority. What sets us apart from other financial institutions is our approach to doing business. At our core we want to help members meet their financial goals and improve their lives. We are truly invested in our members, taking the time to look at the bigger financial and personal picture before offering the best solution for their particular need.

It’s easy to join First Source. We can serve anyone who lives, works, worships, or attends school in Oneida or Herkimer Counties. We currently serve over 40,000 members.

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Hear what longtime member Angela Vanderhoof has to say about her experience as a member of First Source

What does it mean to “join” First Source?

As a not-for-profit, financial cooperative, we are member-owned. When you “join” First Source you become an owner of this credit union. We’re governed by a Board of Directors elected by our Membership.  Board Members serve as unpaid volunteers.

If you qualify for membership, when you open your account, you’ll deposit a minimum of $5 which is your “owner share” of the credit union.

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